9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

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9 days in Himachal Pradesh Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
1
Shimla
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Kasauli
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
3
Sangla
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Kaza
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Manali
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
6
Dharamsala
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
End: Pune

1
night
Shimla

Shimla ©
The city of Shimla spreads out across a ridge, offering views of Himalayan scenery all around.
On the 10th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Temple and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tara Devi Temple. On the next day, play a few rounds at Naldehra Golf Course, examine the collection at Annandale Army Heritage Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Bari Temple.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Shimla trip builder site .

Pune to Shimla is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kasauli.

Things to do in Shimla

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tara Devi Temple, Hanuman Temple, Naldehra Golf Course
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Tara Devi Temple ©
Tara Devi Temple
Kali Bari Temple ©
Kali Bari Temple
Annandale Army Heritage Museum ©
Annandale Army Heritage Museum

2
nights
Kasauli

Kasauli ©
Developed during the British colonial era, the small hill station of Kasauli remains mostly known for its connection to Lord Hanuman, the monkey god.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Baba Balak Nath Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shirdi Sai Baba Mandir, see the interesting displays at The Dagshai Jail Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kali Mata Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manki Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): trek along Gilbert Trail, then take in panoramic vistas at Sunset Point, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kasauli road trip planning app .

Drive from Shimla to Kasauli in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sangla.

Things to do in Kasauli

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

The Dagshai Jail Museum, Kali Mata Temple
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Manki Point ©
Manki Point
Christ Church ©
Christ Church
Gilbert Trail ©
Gilbert Trail

1
day
Sangla

Sangla ©
Close to the Tibetan border, Sangla is a small town rarely visited by foreign tourists.
On the 14th (Fri), take a stroll through Rakcham and then take in the awesome beauty at Chitkul.

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Traveling by car from Kasauli to Sangla takes 9.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kaza.

Things to do in Sangla

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Rakcham ©
Rakcham
Chitkul ©
Chitkul

1
day
Kaza

Kaza ©
Kaza, is the sub-divisional headquarter of Spiti Valley in the district of Lahaul & Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Its located at 3600 ASL and is a cold desert. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Komick Village, wander the streets of Hikkim, then admire the verdant scenery at Spiti Valley, and finally admire the striking features of Sakya Tangyud Monastery.

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Getting from Sangla to Kaza by car takes about 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Manali.

Things to do in Kaza

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Komick Village, Spiti Valley
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Spiti Valley ©
Spiti Valley
Hikkim ©
Hikkim
Sakya Tangyud Monastery ©
Sakya Tangyud Monastery

2
nights
Manali

Manali ©
People visit Manali for a number of reasons, but all of them revolve around the landscape.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): get outside with Hampta, examine the collection at International Roerich Memorial Trust, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gayatri Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Manikaran Gurudwara and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Manali trip maker app .

You can drive from Kaza to Manali in 5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Manali

Parks Historic Sites Scenic Drive

Side Trip

The Himalayan Trout Fish Farm
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Hampta ©
Hampta
International Roerich Memorial Trust ©
Manikaran Gurudwara ©
Manikaran Gurudwara

1
day
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum, explore the world behind art at Museum of Kangra Art, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gyuto Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shiva Temple.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dharamsala online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Manali to Dharamsala takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Tibetan Museum ©
Tibetan Museum
Gyuto Monastery ©
Gyuto Monastery

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